Career Coach

Victorville, CA & San Bernardino, CA

Job Type

Part Time/Full Time

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About the Role

Career Coaches provide one on one supervision and instruction to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities during their work assignment for a community employer.

Job Duties & Responsibities

  • Provide transportation from client’s home to work site and back home after their shift.  

  • Provide social and vocational skills training as expected for the client to maintain employment.  

  • Assist in observing and assessing the strengths and needs of clients to help improve their capabilities.  

  • Effectively address problems that hinder employment such as inappropriate or aggressive behavior, grooming, and hygiene, attendance issues, productivity, etc.   

  • Address client complaints and grievances in accordance with CCI policy.  

  • Assist Program Supervisor in developing and implementing ISP  

  • Provide accurate and complete documentation for client records as required.  

  • Maintain and have immediate access to a working client file that includes emergency medical information and ISP objectives.  

  • Set a good example by following rules and directives of community employer, displaying to clients the proper techniques, habits, and proper work ethic for community employment.  

  • Maintain a high level of quality standards through continual inspection of the client's work as required by the individual site contract.  

  • Adhere to all safety regulations, while ensuring the safety of all persons assigned.  

  • All other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Requirements

  • Must be 18+

  • High School diploma or equivalent, A.A. degree, and one year experience in the field of developmental disabilities preferred; experience in vocational work training or teaching helpful.   

  • Demonstrates basic competency in the following areas; behavior modification techniques; record keeping; maintaining confidentiality; mathematics skills; effectively communicate both written and orally; problem-solving abilities.  

  • Must have a valid CA driver's license, 3 years driving experience, clean driving record, safe reliable transportation, and proof of current vehicle insurance.   

  • Current CPR and First Aid training required.   

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. by self, standing, walking, sitting, pushing, bending, pulling, squatting, and working outside in the elements required; repetitive motion may be necessary.  

  • Must be able to pass fingerprint screening through the Department of Justice